Date: 4 months ago   Category: Auto

Atlas Cross Sport and Tanoak. Parade of off-road prototypes of Volkswagen


Two conceptual models on the basis of the Atlas crossover are represented by the Volkswagen company at the Monterey Car Week festival. The first - Atlas Cross Sport, the five-seater version of a concept Atlas Hybrid which release will begin in the USA in 2019. The second - Atlas Tanoak - the first pickup of the company constructed on the global MQB platform.

"Design of Atlas Cross Sport sets high standards for a segment of full-size SUV. Atlas Tanoak - the pickup with pronounced lines of Volkswagen and digital architecture of an interior", Claus Bishoff, the chief designer of the Volkswagen brand has told.

Five-seater Cross Sport differs from seven-seater Atlas (in the Russian market is on sale as Teramont) in shorter and sloping back part with sports design. The car is planned in two versions: with the connected hybrid PHEV drive, autonomy of the electric course of 42 km and 360 hp and in the version without external charge of accumulators with a power of 314 hp. Both versions will be made at the plant in Chattanoge in parallel with seven-seater Atlas.

the Future of the Tanoak pickup is less defined, but it is known that in case of statement on the conveyor he will receive the petrol motor in 280 hp with which he will enter the list of the most powerful pickups in the market. The design of a cabin is unusual - handles of back doors are disguised in racks for giving of more stylish shape.

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